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Winter Blues: Seasonal Behavioral Changes

You’ve probably heard of Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD), a type of depression that commonly occurs in fall and winter, when daylight hours get shorter and we spend more time inside. For humans, doctors often recommend UV lamps, connecting with loved ones, and even time snuggling with pets to alleviate the symptoms. But what if your [...]

We Love Our Dedicated Team

We know that visiting us these days isn’t the same. We’ve had to transition our routine and emergency appointments to curbside care, which minimizes the risk for you and our team, but also limits our time connecting with you over our shared passion: your pets. Despite the challenges, our team has been working tirelessly to [...]

By |2021-02-08T17:39:10+00:00February 8th, 2021|Westfield News|0 Comments

How to Keep Your Pet’s Heart Healthy & Strong

Your heart belongs to your pet, and we know you want to give them the best possible care. Since February is American Heart Month, there’s no better time to talk about how to keep your pet’s heart healthy. While some breeds are more prone to hereditary heart problems, including Boxers, Cavalier King Charles Spaniels, Dobermans, [...]

By |2021-02-08T16:56:00+00:00February 8th, 2021|Pet Health & Safety Tips|0 Comments

Schedule Your Pet’s Wellness Care and Vaccinations Today

As we set reminders for medical appointments and important dates for our two-legged family members in 2021, it’s important to do the same for our four-legged family members. Pets require routine wellness care, just like us humans. Preventive wellness examinations are a nose-to-tail check-up designed to help monitor your pet’s health and look for early [...]

By |2021-01-14T21:22:44+00:00January 14th, 2021|Pet Health & Safety Tips|0 Comments

Disease Spotlight: Bloat in Dogs

When it comes to health conditions that all dog owners need to know about, bloat is high on the list. Bloat, also known as gastric dilatation volvulus (GDV), is a rapidly progressive life-threatening condition most often seen in big, deep-chested dogs, although any dog can be affected. The condition is commonly associated with large meals [...]

Service Highlight: Puppy and Kitten Wellness Examinations

Has a puppy or kitten joined your family after the holidays? If so, congratulations! There is nothing better than watching a playful, adorable young pet explore the world around them. Besides training and mental and physical enrichment, puppies and kittens require ongoing wellness examinations and vaccines. Just like us humans, their immune systems have not [...]

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